Accommodation booking

Pakistan Travel Guide


Quick Facts
Capital Islamabad
Government Islamic Republic
Currency Pakistani rupee (PKR)
Area 803,940 km2
Population 162,419,946 (July 2006 est.)
Language Urdu (official, national) 8%, English (official, government), Punjabi 48%, Sindhi 12%, Siraiki 10%, Pashtu 8%, , Balochi 3%, Hindko 2%, Brahui 1%, Burushaski, and other 8%
Religion Muslim 97%, Christian, Hindu, Buddhist, Sikhs and other 3%
Electricity 230V/50Hz (Europlug & Old British Plug)
Calling Code +92
Internet TLD .pk
Time Zone UTC+5.0 (UTC + 6.0 in summer)

Pakistan (Urdu: پاکستان) is a country in South Asia. Located along the Arabian Sea, it is surrounded by Afghanistan to the west and northwest, Iran to the southwest, India to the east, and China to the northeast. It is strategically located astride the ancient trade routes of the Khyber and Bolan passes between Asia and Europe.

More Travel Information About Pakistan


Pakistan Accommodation

SAVE up to 75% on Last Minute deals! Search for discount Pakistan hotels, motels, apartments, hostels, guest accommodations and vacation resorts. Instant email confirmation!

Book Travel Insurance Online to Pakistan

Pakistan Travel Guide from Wikitravel. Many thanks to all Wikitravel contributors. Text is available under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0, images are available under various licenses, see each image for details.


About Us| Advertise | FAQ | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | HTML & XML Sitemap | Link to Us | Find us on Facebook | YouTube
2008-2017 LLC. All rights reserved